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It’s That Time of Year

It’s That Time of Year

Spring is coming in like the tide, slow and inexorable and in daily waves. Every day for the last week, the temperature has gotten all the way up to about freezing, but every night it drops back to around 5°F, and in the morning, the world is coated in ice and frosty snow again. Some […]

weather

weather

For some reason I’ve been getting weather reports for Arkhangelsk texted to my cellphone ever since I got back. Okay, I guess the reason is that they’re trying to get me to sign up and pay for continuing weather reports. Except that now, the weather itself has stopped and I’m just getting this short little […]

Blue Skies

Blue Skies

I keep telling people that the darkness in Arkhangelsk isn’t nearly as difficult as I had feared, and that is true. But when I got to Moscow on Monday and took the train from the airport to the city, I realized it was the first time I had seen blue sky in a month, and […]